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1411, 2017

Renew or Enroll in a Covered California Plan Now

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Renew or Enroll in a Covered California Plan Now Are you currently in a Covered California plan or in need of insurance??? Are you unsure if you qualify for Medi-Cal? Persons wishing to schedule an appointment with a Covered California Enrollment Counselor, who can assist with Questions, Renewal or [...]

1411, 2017

MCH Installs New, Safer CT Scan

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MCH Installs New, Safer CT Scan To make CT exams as fast, safe and accurate as possible for patients, Mountains Community Hospital in Lake Arrowhead, CA, has installed the AquilionTM PRIME 80-Slice CT system from Toshiba America Medical Systems, Inc. The new CT scanner provides faster exams at as low [...]

1411, 2017

Mountains Community Hospital’s Skilled Nursing Residents Show Support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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Mountains Community Hospital’s Skilled Nursing Residents Show Support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual campaign to raise awareness of breast cancer risks, the value of screening and early detection, and treatment options available to women and men who are diagnosed with one [...]

1411, 2017

Mountain Meals On Wheels…Another Service To Our Mountain Community

By |November 14th, 2017|Categories: Adults, Health, Seniors|0 Comments

Mountain Meals On Wheels...Another Service To Our Mountain Community Mountain Meals on Wheels (MMOW) board members, coordinators and drivers, gathered for a luncheon in the Rose Garden, at Mountains Community Hospital, on September 20th, to recognize the MMOW volunteers and thank our hospital for their support. Approximately 50 members [...]

1411, 2017

The FLU And You

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The FLU And You While seasonal influenza (flu) viruses can be detected year-round in the United States, flu viruses are most common during the fall and winter. The exact timing and duration of flu seasons can vary, but influenza activity often begins to increase in October. Flu activity usually [...]

1411, 2017

MCH Gives You A Shot At Pain Relief

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MCH Gives You A Shot At Pain Relief Are you suffering from radiating pain in your neck or back? If pain medication and exercise haven’t helped, you may want to try a lumbar epidural steroid injection or LESI. Thanks to Aaron Jacob, Chief Anesthetist at MCH, you can now [...]

1411, 2017

September Is Healthy Aging Month

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September Is Healthy Aging Month We are all living longer lives. One hundred years ago, the average life expectancy in the United States was 35-40 years.  Today that average has jumped to 76 years for men and 81 years for women.  Now that we are living twice as long, [...]

1411, 2017

Local Couple Celebrates 50 years Together, Thanks to MCH!

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Local Couple Celebrates 50 years Together, Thanks to MCH! Longtime mountain residents, Douglas and Lani Long, celebrated their 50thwedding anniversary on Monday, September 11th. This anniversary has a very special meaning, as Douglas almost wasn’t around to enjoy it! On September 8, 2013, Douglas fell and sustained a cut [...]